Netherlands 2016, 14 min, Dutch, Hebrew & English subtitles
He was named after Che Guevara, “But he fought for the good guys, and I like the bad guys”. At 12 years old, after his parents’ separation and the travels that followed it, Che puts on a tough act, but his true emotions shine through the cracks.
Previous Festivals: IDFA, CPH:DOX, Thessaloniki, Cinekid, DMZdocs South Korea
Shorts for KidsSat 13.05 10:00 Cinemateque 2
Production: Willem Baptist, Nienke Korthof
Production Company: Tangerine Tree
Editing: Ralf Verbeek, Daan Wijdeveld
Cinematography: Rogier Timmermans
Elsbeth Fraanje is a documentary filmmaker, she graduated in 2011 at Utrecht School of Arts and is an alumnus of the Kids & Docs Workshop. Her graduation film Bound to Dance was broadcasted worldwide by TV5Monde. Her debute documentary Suburban God (2013) was selected for the Dutch Golden Calf Competition.